Ivona Sophia


Sometimes - Poem by Ivona Sophia

sometimes
you know a bad news day has come
from the moment of opening your eyes
and the consciousness of the first breath
when the sound of the telephone
kills the silence of an empty room.
frozen in shock,
you admit to all the deadly sins
repeatedly committed.
it’s no longer a fear
when you can feel your heartbeat
in every cell of your body
without memory
of a name even as personal as your own
where a loss of breath is definitive

and silence
and the receiver
and the coil of the cord


Comments about Sometimes by Ivona Sophia

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 12, 2005



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]